Saturday, January 09, 2021

Front Five - 09.01.21

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

ICYMI click here for our Leinster v Ulster preview
to see how amazingly accurate it was 😜

...with Ulster now just five points ahead in the table, and Leinster in possession of two games in hand, the northern province’s margin for error has now evaporated.

Jonathan Bradley - Belfast Telegraph

Connacht are aware of the make-or-break nature of this tie given they are already eight points behind Conference B leaders Munster

Murray Kinsella -

If France's clubs are told by Paris that they are unable to compete in the remaining two rounds of group-stage fixtures, the competitions could be suspended.

“It is disappointing. It’s no one’s fault. You would have preferred it to be looked at earlier and we don’t get to this point for everyone’s sake”

The Offside Line

Outcomes of the review...were announced on Thursday but it is not yet known when they will come into force.

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019